"There is a lot we can learn from witchcraft, like how they fly in that winnowing basket. Imagine if we learn that skill. It will eradicate traffic jams and everyone will just get in their basket and fly.The announcement was met with vocal displeasure by the crowd who members booed Nzimande's speech while some others laughed, says reports in South African media.
"It also means we will not be importing fuel anymore.
"I spoke to Gibs (Minister of Home affairs Malusi Gigaba) and he agreed to issue witches from outside South Africa with permanent residence permits.
"I heard Malawi and Zimbabwe have an impressive collection of witches. We are hoping they will heed the call."
Update: The so called news is fiction. After much investigation, I found out that the story originated from satire blog LiveMonitor Satire although many credible news outlets have carried the report.